"Pas kaart van de Zuyd kust van Cuba en van Geheel Yamaica…", Keulen, Johannes van
Subject: Greater Antilles
Period: 1695 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
23 x 20.3 inches
58.4 x 51.6 cm
Fine sea chart covering the southern part of Cuba, all of Jamaica, the western tip of Hispaniola and a bit of the Honduras coastline. Insets of Oristan Bay and Yamaica Bay fill the upper right corner. The chart is finely engraved with rhumb lines, two compass roses, a sailing ship and a great title cartouche featuring a Native American, panthers and a large snake.
References: Cueto #33.
Tight upper margin with two tiny tears that have been repaired on verso with archival tape.